If legislation to extend the ICD-10 compliance date and/or permit a 90-day EHR meaningful use reporting period in 2015 is to succeed, it will be during the next few days. And it will come in the form of a “CRomnibus,” a made-up word for an old congressional trick—shoving everything really important into a last minute-piece […]
Big Data’s Potential Blocked by Accuracy & Lack of Sharing
The “linchpin” for effectively using big data to customize individual care and to personalize medicine–while finding cures faster and at lower costs–is accurate information, according to Jeffrey Shuren, M.D., director of the Food..
Economic Outlook for Not-for-Profit Hospital from S&P
The nation’s hospitals have been tremendously flexible in adjusting to how the Great Recession roiled their finances, but they are still facing long-term declines in patient volume and other challenges to their bottom lines..